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Irish transatlantic packet station

report of the Dublin committee considered, and Mr. Whiteside"s statement reviewed, with remarks on the relative advantages of the Shannon and Galway Bay

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Published in Dublin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Transportation

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    Statementpub. by direction of the Limerick Packet Station Committee
    The Physical Object
    Pagination68 p. ;
    Number of Pages68
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26362481M
    OCLC/WorldCa77178804

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